Archive for October 2018

POSTCARD – CHICAGO- WEST MADISON STREET – W OF HALSTED – STREET CARS – PEDESTRIANS – STORE SIGNS – TINTED – 1917   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO- WEST MADISON STREET - W OF HALSTED - STREETCARS - PEDESTRIANS - TINTED - 1917

Posted October 29, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – SEARS CHRISTMAS WINDOW – SIGN FOR TOYLAND – 1950s   Leave a comment

A PHOTO - CHICAGO - SEARS CHRISTMAS WINDOW - SIGN FOR TOYLAND - 1950s

Posted October 29, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – GORGEOUS YOUNG WOMAN SITTING ON THE GRASS IN HER BATHING SUIT AND STOCKINGS BRUSHING HER HAIR – 1920s – EDITED FROM A HARRY ATWELL IMAGE   Leave a comment

A PHOTO - CHICAGO - GORGEOUS YOUNG WOMAN SITTING IN HER BATHING SUIT AND STOCKINGS BRUSHING HER HAIR- 1920s - EDITED FROM A HARRY ATWELL IMAGE

Posted October 29, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – TWO YOUNG WOMEN SITTING WITH LEGS FOLDED UNDER THEM ON THE BEACH – LIKELY WILSON AVE BEACH – THE SECOND WOMAN IS TRULY BEAUTIFUL – 1920s – EDITED FROM A HARRY ATWELL IMAGE   Leave a comment

A PHOTO - CHICAGO - TWO YOUNG WOMEN SITTING ON THE BEACH - LIKELY WILSON AVE BEACH - THE SECOND WOMAN IS TRULY BEAUTIFUL - 1920s - EDITED FROM A HARRY ATWELL IMAGE

Posted October 29, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – WILSON AVE BEACH BEACH – LIFEGUARD SITTING ON A WIRE CHAIR – 1922 – EDITED FROM A HARRY ATWELL IMAGE   Leave a comment

A PHOTO - CHICAGO - WILSON AVE BEACH BEACH - LIFEGUARD SITTING ON A WIRE CHAIR - 1922 - EDITED FROM A HARRY ATWELL IMAGE

Posted October 29, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – YOUNG WOMAN LYING ON BEACH ON HER STOMACH AND SMOKING – SAND ON THE BOTTOM OF HER BATHING SUIT – AN EXCEPTIONALLY EROTIC IMAGE FROM HARRY ATWELL – 1920s   Leave a comment

A PHOTO - CHICAGO - YOUNG WOMAN LYING ON BEACH ON HER STOMACH AND SMOKING - SAND ON THE BOTTOM OF HER BATHING SUIT - A HIGHLY EROTIC IMAGE FROM HARRY ATWELL - 1920s

Posted October 29, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO- CHICAGO – YOUNG BEAUTIFUL WOMAN WITH HEAD COVER STANDING AGAINST TREE IN BATHING SUIT- 1920s – EDITED FROM A HARRY ATWELL IMAGE   Leave a comment

A PHOTO- CHICAGO - YOUNG BEAUTIFUL WOMAN WITH HEAD COVER STANDING AGAINT TREE IN BATHING SUIT- 1920s - EDITED FROM A HARRY ATWELL IMAGE

Posted October 29, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MENU – CHICAGO – BLACKHAWK RESTAURANT – WABASH NEAR RANDOLPH – COVER WITH NEW YEAR CELEBRATION DANCERS – NICE VERSION – ARTWORK DRAWN IN 1930s ART DECO STYLE   Leave a comment

A MENU - CHICAGO - BLACKHAWK RESTAURANT

Posted October 28, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – WRIGLEY BUILDING AND TRIBUNE TOWER – FROM GROUND WACKER DRIVE – NOTE AWNINGS ON TRIBUNE AT THIS LATE DATE – 1954 – EDITED FROM AN UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - WRIGLEY BUILDING AND TRIBUNE TOWER - FROM GROUD WACKER DRIVE - NOTE AWNINGS ON TRIBUNE -1954

Posted October 27, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – WOMAN SITTING ON ROCK IN THE WATER LIKE DENMARK’S LITTLE MERMAID WITH TOWEL WRAPPED ON HER HEAD – EDITED FROM A CHARLES CUSHMAN IMAGE – 1941   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - WOMAN SITTING ON ROCK IN THE WATER LIKE LITTLE MERMAID WITH TOWEL WRAPPED ON HER HEAD - EDITED FROM A CHARLES CUSHMAN IMAGE - 1941

Posted October 27, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – WOMAN LYING ON GRASS NEAR LAKE WITH CIGARETTE IN HER HAND – EDITED FROM CHARLES CUSHMAN – 1944   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - WOMAN LYING ON GRASS NEAR LAKE WITH CIGARETTE IN HER HAND - EDITED FROM CHARLES CUSHMAN - 1944

Posted October 27, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – UNITED AIRLINES – PROMOTIONAL IMAGE OF CREW OF STEWARDESSES WITH “THE FLYING PULLMAN” – CHICAGO-PACIFIC COAST AND CHICAGO-TEXAS – 1933   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - UNITED AIRLINES - 13 STEWARDESSES WITH THE FLYING PULLMAN - CHICAGO-PACIFIC COAST AND CHICAGO-TEXAS - 1933

Posted October 27, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – UNION CARBIDE BUILDING – 230 N MICHIGAN – LOWER FACADE – EDITED FROM UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - UNION CARBIDE BUILDING - 230 N MICHIGAN - LOWER FACADE

Posted October 27, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – TWO WOMEN SITTING ON ROCKS BY THE LAKE – PORTABLE RADIO – ONE WRITING – ONE BRUSHING HER HAIR – EDITED FROM CHARLES CUSHMAN – 1940s   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - TWO WOMEN SITTING ON ROCKS BY THE LAKE - PORTABLE RADIO - ONE WRITING - ONE BRUSHING HER HAIR - EDITED FROM CHARLES CUSHMAN - 1940s

Posted October 27, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – THREE WOMEN ON THE ROCKS BY THE LAKE IN PYRAMIDAL SHAPE – EDITED FROM CHARLES CUSHMAN – 1940s   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - THREE WOMEN ON THE ROCKS BY THE LAKE IN PYRAMIDAL SHAPE - EDITED FROM CHARLES CUSHMAN - 1940s

Posted October 27, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – STATE STREET – GROUND LEVEL LOOKING NE – PULLMAN AND PCC STREETCARS – NOTE COLUMBUS BUILDING STILL STANDING AT CORNER OF WASHINGTON BEHIND PULLMAN CAR – 1957 – EDITED FROM A CERA IMAGE   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - STATE STREET - GROUND LEVEL LOOKING NE - PULLMAN AND PCC STREETCARS - NOTE COLUMBUS BUILDING STILL STANDING AT CORNER OF WASHINGTON - 1957 - EDITED FROM A CERA IMAGE

Posted October 27, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – RINGLING BROTHERS CIRCUS – PERFORMING COUPLE DOING LAUNDRY – A DELIGHTFUL IMAGE CAPTURING HOMELIFE OF A SUBCULTURE (THE CIRCUS) – EDITED FROM A CHARLES CUSHMAN IMAGE – 1940s   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - RINGLING BROTHERS CIRCUS - PERFORMING COUPLE DOING LAUNDRY - EDITED FROM A CHARLES CUSHMAN IMAGE - 1940s

Posted October 27, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – RANDOLPH STREET – PEDESTRIANS – WOODS AND ORIENTAL THEATERS – DON’T KNOW WHAT IS HAPPENING AT ORIENTAL – SOUTH PACIFIC RESTAURANT – 1978 – EDITED FROM UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - RANDOLPH STREET - PEDESTRIANS - WOODS AND ORIENTAL THEATERS - SOUTH PACIFIC RESTAURANT - 1978

Posted October 27, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – RANDOLPH STREET – EVENING – AERIAL LOOKING W FROM AT LEAST A BLOCK FROM STATE – MARSHALL FIELD ON LEFT FOREGROUND – 1957 – EDITED FROM UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - RANDOLPH STREET - EVENING - AERIAL LOOKING W FROM AT LEAST A BLOCK FROM STATE - 1957

Posted October 27, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – PORTION OF CONGRESS PLAZA FROM MICHIGAN AVE – SNAPSHOT – 1977 – EDITED FROM UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - PORTION OF CONGRESS PLAZA FROM MICHIGAN AVE - SNAPSHOT - 1977

Posted October 27, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – OUTER DRIVE LOOKING S TOWARDS FIELD MUSEUM GROUND LEVEL – 1977 – EDITED FROM UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - OUTER DRIVE LOOKING S TOWARDS FIELD MUSEUM GROUND LEVEL - 1977

Posted October 27, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – OAK STREET BEACH – GIRLS EATING ICE CREAM NEAR WATER – 1920s – EDITED FROM UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - OAK STREET BEACH - GIRLS EATING ICE CREAM NEAR WATER - 1920s

Posted October 27, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – MICHIGAN AVE AND PANORAMA OF BUILDINGS – AERIAL LOOKING N – LIKELY FROM PRUDENTIAL – 1968 – EDITED FROM UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - MICHIGAN AVE AND PANORAMA OF BUILDINGS - AERIAL LOOKING N - LIKELY FROM PRUDENTIAL - 1968

Posted October 27, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – LAKEFRONT – WOMAN SITTING ON ROCKS WATCHING BOATS – EDITED FROM CHARLES CUSHMAN – 1940s   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - LAKE FRONT - WOMAN SITTING ON ROCKS WATCHING BOATS - EDITED FROM CHARLES CUSHMAN - 1940s

Posted October 27, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – BUCKINGHAM FOUNTAIN – LOOKING N – UNKNOWN WOMAN STANDING IN FRONT – 1977 – EDITED FROM UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - BUCKINGHAM FOUNTAIN - LOOKING N - UNKNOWN WOMAN STANDING IN FRONT - 1977

Posted October 27, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – ELKS WAR MEMORIAL – LAKE VIEW AVE AND DIVERSEY DRIVE – 1933 WORLD’S FAIR SERIES – TINTED   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - ELKS WAR MEMORIAL - LAKE VIEW AVE AND DIVERSEY DRIVE - 1933 WORLD'S FAIR SERIES - TINTED

Posted October 27, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MENU – CHICAGO – STOUFFER’S RESTAURANT – COVER – 1951   Leave a comment

MENU - CHICAGO - STOUFFER'S RESTAURANT - COVER - 1951

Posted October 27, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MENU – CHICAGO – STOUFFER’S RESTAURANT – INSIDE PAGE 1 – 1951   Leave a comment

MENU - CHICAGO - STOUFFER'S RESTAURANT - INSIDE PAGE 1 - 1951

Posted October 27, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MENU – CHICAGO – STOUFFER’S RESTAURANT – INSIDE PAGE 2 – 1951   Leave a comment

MENU - CHICAGO - STOUFFER'S RESTAURANT - INSIDE PAGE 2 - 1951

Posted October 27, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MENU – CHICAGO – OLD HEIDELBERG RESTAURANT – AT THE WORLD’S FAIR CENTURY OF PROGRESS – COVER – 1934

MENU - CHICAGO - OLD HEIDELBERG RESTAURANT - AT THE WORLD'S FAIR CENTURY OF PROGRESS - COVER - 1934

Posted October 27, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MENU – CHICAGO – OLD HEIDELBERG RESTAURANT – AT THE WORLD’S FAIR CENTURY OF PROGRESS – INSIDE – 1934   Leave a comment

MENU - CHICAGO - OLD HEIDELBERG RESTAURANT - AT THE WORLD'S FAIR CENTURY OF PROGRESS - INSIDE - 1934

Posted October 27, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MENU – CHICAGO – MORRISON HOTEL – COFFEE SHOP – COVER – 1952   Leave a comment

MENU - CHICAGO - MORRISON HOTEL - COFFEE SHOP - COVER - 1952

Posted October 27, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MENU – CHICAGO – MORRISON HOTEL – COFFEE SHOP – BACK COVER – 1952   Leave a comment

MENU - CHICAGO - MORRISON HOTEL - COFFEE SHOP - BACK COVER - 1952

Posted October 27, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MENU – CHICAGO – MORRISON HOTEL – COFFEE SHOP – INSIDE – 1952   Leave a comment

MENU - CHICAGO - MORRISON HOTEL - COFFEE SHOP - INSIDE - 1952

Posted October 27, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MENU – CHICAGO – MORRISON HOTEL – COFFEE SHOP – INSIDE PAGE 2 – 1952   Leave a comment

MENU - CHICAGO - MORRISON HOTEL - COFFEE SHOP - INSIDE PAGE 2 - 1952

Posted October 27, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MENU – CHICAGO – MAYFLOWER COFFEE SHOP – COVER – 1950s

MENU - CHICAGO - MAYFLOWER COFFEE SHOP - COVER - 1950s

Posted October 27, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MENU – CHICAGO – MAYFLOWER COFFEE SHOP – INSIDE – 1950s   Leave a comment

MENU - CHICAGO - MAYFLOWER COFFEE SHOP - INSIDE - 1950s

Posted October 27, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MENU – CHICAGO – MARSHALL FIELD – NARCISSUS FOUNTAIN ROOM – COVER – 1941   Leave a comment

MENU - CHICAGO - MARSHALL FIELD - NARCISSUS FOUNTAIN ROOM - COVER - 1941

Posted October 27, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MENU – CHICAGO – MARSHALL FIELD – NARCISSUS FOUNTAIN ROOM – INSIDE – 1941

MENU - CHICAGO - MARSHALL FIELD - NARCISSUS FOUNTAIN ROOM - INSIDE - 1941

Posted October 27, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MENU – CHICAGO – GEORGES RESTAURANTS – GEORGE DE MET AND BROTHERS – 75 E WASHINGTON – 208 S LA SALLE – 910 S MICHIGAN – COVER – WAR-TIME THEME – 1944   Leave a comment

MENU - CHICAGO - GEORGES RESTAURANTS - GEORGE DE MET AND BROTHERS - 75 E WASHINGTON - 208 S LA SALLE - 910 S MICHIGAN - COVER - 1944

Posted October 27, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MENU – CHICAGO – GEORGES RESTAURANTS – GEORGE DE MET AND BROTHERS – 75 E WASHINGTON – 208 S LA SALLE – 910 S MICHIGAN – INSIDE PAGE ONE – 1944   Leave a comment

MENU - CHICAGO - GEORGES RESTAURANTS - GEORGE DE MET AND BROTHERS - 75 E WASHINGTON - 208 S LA SALLE - 910 S MICHIGAN - INSIDE PAGE ONE - 1944

Posted October 27, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MENU – CHICAGO – GEORGES RESTAURANTS – GEORGE DE MET AND BROTHERS – 75 E WASHINGTON – 208 S LA SALLE – 910 S MICHIGAN – INSIDE PAGE TWO – 1944   Leave a comment

MENU - CHICAGO - GEORGES RESTAURANTS - GEORGE DE MET AND BROTHERS - 75 E WASHINGTON - 208 S LA SALLE - 910 S MICHIGAN - INSIDE PAGE TWO - 1944

Posted October 27, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MENU – CHICAGO – CHARM HOUSE RESTAURANT – 800 TOWER COURT – OVERLOOKING THE WATER TOWER – 1936   Leave a comment

MENU - CHICAGO - CHARM HOUSE RESTAURANT - 800 TOWER COURT - OVERLOOKING THE WATER TOWER - 1936

Posted October 27, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – ADLER PLANETARIUM AND BOATS ON LAKE – AERIAL – 1975 – EDITED FROM UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER   Leave a comment

A PHOTO - CHICAGO - ADLER PLANETARIUM AND BOATS ON LAKE - AERIAL - 1975

Posted October 21, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – ALADDIN’S CASTLE – RIVERVIEW AMUSEMENT PARK – AERIAL – NICE VERSION – c1960   Leave a comment

A PHOTO - CHICAGO - ALADDINS CASTLE - RIVERVIEW AMUSEMENT PARK - AERIAL - c1960

Posted October 21, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – FIELD MUSEUM ENTRANCE STEPS – GROUPS OF PEOPLE HEADED IN – SNAPSHOT – 1968 – EDITED FROM UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER   Leave a comment

A PHOTO - CHICAGO - FIELD MUSEUM ENTRANCE STEPS - GROUPS OF PEOPLE HEADED IN - SNAPSHOT - 1968

Posted October 21, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – WILLOUGHBY TOWER – MICHIGAN AND MADISON – TINTED – PART OF SERIES FOR 1933 WORLD’S FAIR CENTURY OF PROGRESS   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - WILLOUGHBY TOWER - MICHIGAN AND MADISON - TINTED - PART OF SERIES FOR 1933 WORLD'S FAIR CENTURY OF PROGRESS

Posted October 21, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – WALK-OVER SHOES – 2342 E 71ST STREET – JULY SALE SHOES FOR MEN – 1933   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - WALK-OVER SHOES - 2342 E 71ST STREET - JULY SALE SHOES FOR MEN - 1933

Posted October 21, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – SOUTH SHORE COUNTRY CLUB – LADIES TEA ROOM – TINTED – 1910s   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - SOUTH SHORE COUNTRY CLUB - LADIES TEA ROOM - TINTED - 1910s

Posted October 21, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – SOUTH SHORE COUNTRY CLUB – DINING ROOM – TINTED – NICE VERSION – 1910s   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - SOUTH SHORE COUNTRY CLUB - DINING ROOM - TINTED - NICE VERSION - 1910s

Posted October 21, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – SKYLINE AND LAKEFRONT FROM UPPER STEPS OF SHEDD AQUARIUM – LOOKING MAINLY W AND A BIT N – EARLY-1960s   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - SKYLINE AND LAKEFRONT FROM UPPER STEPS OF SHEDD AQUARIUM - LOOKING MAINLY W AND A BIT N - EARLY-1960s

Posted October 21, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – NAVY PIER – CALLED RECREATION PIER – E END FROM LAKE – LOOKING NW – TINTED – c1920   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - NAVY PIER - CALLED RECEATION PIER - E END FROM LAKE - LOOKING NW - TINTED - c1920

Posted October 21, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – NAVY PIER – A PORTION WITH BOATS – FERRIS WHEEL IN BACKGROUND – AT WATER LEVEL – FAIRLY CONTEMPORARY   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - NAVY PIER - A PORTION WITH BOATS - FERRIS WHEEL IN BACKGROUND - AT WATER LEVEL - FAIRLY CONTEMPORARY

Posted October 21, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – MORTON’S STEAK HOUSE – 5487 S LAKE PARK AVE – TWO INTERIORS – 1951   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - MORTON'S STEAK HOUSE - 5487 S LAKE PARK AVE - TWO INTERIORS - 1951

Posted October 21, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – MICHIGAN AVE TRUST COMPANY STATE BANK – 2218 MICHIGAN AVE – BUILDING FRONT – TINTED – MAYBE 1920s   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - MICHIGAN AVE TRUST COMPANY STATE BANK - 2218 MICHIGAN AVE - BUILDING FRONT - TINTED - MAYBE 1920s

Posted October 21, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – MICHIGAN AVE FROM GRANT PARK – LOOKING NW GROUND LEVEL FROM NEAR BLACKSTONE HOTEL – TINTED – 1908   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - MICHIGAN AVE FROM GRANT PARK - LOOKING NW GROUND LEVEL FROM NEAR BLACKSTONE HOTEL - TINTED - 1908

Posted October 21, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – MICHIGAN AVE BRIDGE – SEEN FROM GROUND LEVEL ALONG RIVER IN DISTANCE – TINTED – BRIDGE OPENED 1920   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - MICHIGAN AVE BRIDGE - SEEN FROM GROUND LEVEL ALONG RIVER IN DISTANCE - TINTED - BRIDGE OPENED 1920

Posted October 21, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – MICHIGAN AVE – LOOKING S GROUND LEVEL FROM N OF ART INSTITUTE – ONE CAR PARKED – TINTED – c1910   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - MICHIGAN AVE - LOOKING S GROUND LEVEL FROM N OF ART INSTITUTE - ONE CAR PARKED - TINTED - c1910

Posted October 21, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – MICHIGAN AVE – LOOKING NW FROM TOP OF ART INSTITUTE STAIRS WHERE STYLISH COUPLE STAND – CARS – PEDESTRIANS – TINTED – FINE VERSION – c1920   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - MICHIGAN AVE - LOOKING NW FROM TOP OF ART INSTITUTE STAIRS WHERE STYLISH COUPLE STAND - CARS - PEDESTRIANS - TINTED - FINE VERSION - c1920

Posted October 21, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – MICHIGAN AVE – LOOKING N GROUND LEVEL FROM S OF ART INSTITUTE – PARKED CARS – NOTE FORMER STATUE IN GARDEN – TINTED – 1920s   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - MICHIGAN AVE - LOOKING N GROUND LEVEL FROM S OF ART INSTITUTE - PARKED CARS - NOTE FORMER STATUE IN GARDEN - TINTED - 1920s

Posted October 21, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – MICHIGAN AVE – LOOKING N GROUND LEVEL FROM NEAR S LION AT ART INSTITUTE – PEOPLE CROSSING STREET BUT LITTLE ACTIVITY – 1961   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - MICHIGAN AVE - LOOKING N GROUND LEVEL FROM NEAR S LION AT ART INSTITUTE - PEOPLE CROSSING STREET BUT LITTLE ACTIVITY - 1961

Posted October 21, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – MICHIGAN AVE – LOOKING N GROUND LEVEL FROM NEAR RANDOLPH – PEDESTRIANS CARS DOUBLE DECKER BUS – NICE VERSION – 1934   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - MICHIGAN AVE - LOOKING N GROUND LEVEL FROM NEAR RANDOLPH - PEDESTRIANS CARS DOUBLE DECKER BUS - NICE VERSION - 1934

Posted October 21, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – MICHIGAN AVE – LOOKING N GROUND LEVEL FROM NEAR CONRAD HILTON HOTEL – NOTE NO PRUDENTIAL BUILDING YET – EARLY-1950s   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - MICHIGAN AVE - LOOKING N GROUND LEVEL FROM NEAR CONRAD HILTON HOTEL - NOTE NO PRUDENTIAL BUILDING YET - EARLY-1950s

Posted October 21, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – MICHIGAN AVE – LOOKING N GROUND LEVEL FROM ART INSTITUTE – TINTED – ROUNDED CORNERS – 1920s   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - MICHIGAN AVE - LOOKING N GROUND LEVEL FROM ART INSTITUTE - TINTED - ROUNDED CORNERS - 1920s

Posted October 21, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – MICHIGAN AVE – LOOKING N GROUND LEVEL – GARAGE ENTRANCE CENTER RIGHT – PRUDENTIAL – COKE SIGN – 1962   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - MICHIGAN AVE - LOOKING N GROUND LEVEL - GARAGE ENTRANCE CENTER RIGHT - PRUDENTIAL - COKE SIGN - 1962

Posted October 21, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – MICHIGAN AVE – LOOKING N ELEVATED – ANNUAL SHRINERS PARADE – BIG CROWDS – LATE-1950s   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - MICHIGAN AVE - LOOKING N ELEVATED - ANNUAL SHRINERS PARADE - BIG CROWDS - LATE-1950s

Posted October 21, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – MICHIGAN AVE – AERIAL LOOKING N FROM S OF RIVER – TINTED – c1930   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - MICHIGAN AVE - AERIAL LOOKING N FROM S OF RIVER - TINTED - c1930

Posted October 21, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – MICHIGAN AVE – AERIAL FROM WATER TOWER LOOKING N TO PALMOLIVE BUILDING – 1957   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - MICHIGAN AVE - AERIAL FROM WATER TOWER LOOKING N TO PALMOLIVE BUILDING - 1957

Posted October 21, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – MARSHALL FIELDS DEPARTMENT STORE – SOUTH GRILL ROOM – DECORATED FOR CHRISTMAS – TINTED – FINE VERSION – 1917   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - MARSHALL FIELDS DEPARTMENT STORE - SOUTH GRILL ROOM - DECORATED FOR CHRISTMAS - TINTED - FINE VERSION - 1917

Posted October 21, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – MARSHALL FIELDS DEPARTMENT STORE – PORTION OF WOMEN’S WAITING ROOM – TINTED – c1910   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - MARSHALL FIELDS DEPARTMENT STORE - PORTION OF WOMEN'S WAITING ROOM - TINTED - c1910

Posted October 21, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – MARSHALL FIELD DEPARTMENT STORE – READING WRITING AND REST ROOM – THIRD FLOOR – TINTED – DATE UNKNOWN   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - MARSHALL FIELD DEPARTMENT STORE - READING WRITING AND REST ROOM - THIRD FLOOR - TINTED - DATE UNKNOWN

Posted October 21, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – HOTELS WINDERMERE – 56TH AT HYDE PARK BLVD – CHICAGO’S MOST HOME-LIKE HOTELS – 500 FEET OF VERANDAS AND TERRACES ON JACKSON PARK – TINTED -1920s   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - HOTELS WINDERMERE - 56TH AT HYDE PARK BLVD - CHICAGO'S MOST HOME-LIKE HOTELS - 500 FEET OF VERANDAS AND TERRACES ON JACKSON PARK - TINTED -1920s

Posted October 21, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – CARSON PIRIE SCOTT DEPARTMENT STORE – AERIAL THREE-QUARTERS- CROWDS STREETCARS – TINTED – 1920   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - CARSON PIRIE SCOTT DEPARTMENT STORE - AERIAL THREE-QUARTERS- CROWDS STREETCARS - TINTED - 1920

Posted October 21, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – BURKE’S TAVERN – 72 W VAN BUREN – 2 DOORS W OF STATE – SUBMITTED BY READER DAVID ZORNING – NOTE I HAVE AN EARLIER VERSION THAT SAYS RIGHT ON THE CARD EAST INSTEAD OF WEST – 1910s   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - BURKE'S TAVERN - 72 W VAN BUREN - 2 DOORS W OF STATE - SUBMITTED BY READER DAVID ZORNING - NOTE I HAVE AN EARLIER VERSION THAT SAYS RIGHT ON THE CARD EAST INSTEAD

Posted October 21, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – BLACKSTONE HOTEL – MICHIGAN AVE AND BALBOA DRIVE – LOOKING W FROM GRANT PARK – c LATE-1950s   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - BLACKSTONE HOTEL - MICHIGAN AVE AND BALBOA DRIVE - LOOKING W FROM GRANT PARK - c LATE-1950s

Posted October 21, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – AD FOR CINERAMA – SEVEN WONDERS OF THE WORLD – PALACE THEATER – RANDOLPH – 1956   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - AD FOR CINERAMA - SEVEN WONDERS OF THE WORLD - PALACE THEATER - RANDOLPH - 1956

Posted October 21, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – 8TH CHURCH CHRISTIAN SCIENCE – 44TH AND MICHIGAN – CORNER VIEW – TINTED – 1912   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - 8TH CHURCH CHRISTIAN SCIENCE - 44TH AND MICHIGAN - CORNER VIEW - TINTED - 1912

Posted October 21, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – WOMEN’S STRAW HAT – CARSON PIRIE SCOTT DEPARTMENT STORE – LABEL – 1970s   Leave a comment

A PHOTO - CHICAGO - WOMEN'S STRAW HAT - CARSON PIRIE SCOTT DEPARTMENT STORE - LABEL - 1970s

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – CARSON PIRIE SCOTT DEPARTMENT STORE – WOMEN’S HAT – PINK STRAW WITH FLOWER – 1970s   Leave a comment

A PHOTO - CHICAGO - WOMEN'S HAT - PINK STRAW WITH FLOWER - 1970s

Posted October 21, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – MARSHALL FIELDS DEPARTMENT STORE – LADIES’ ELEGANT HAT BOX WITH CARRYING HANDLE – 1950s   Leave a comment

A PHOTO - CHICAGO - MARSHALL FIELDS DEPARTMENT STORE - LADIES' ELEGANT HAT BOX WITH CARRYING HANDLE - 1950s

Posted October 21, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MENU – CHICAGO – GIMBEL’S RESTAURANT – 30 W RANDOLPH – DRINKS PAGE – 1935   Leave a comment

A MENU - CHICAGO - GIMBEL'S RESTAURANT - 30 W RANDOLPH - DRINKS PAGE - 1935

Posted October 21, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MATCHBOOK – CHICAGO – SOUTH SHORE VIEW HOTEL – 7100 SOUTH SHORE DRIVE – A FURNISHED APARTMENT HOTEL – DINING ROOM   Leave a comment

A MATCHBOOK - CHICAGO - SOUTH SHORE VIEW HOTEL - 7100 SOUTH SHORE DRIVE - A FURNISHEDAPARTMENT HOTEL - DINING ROOM

Posted October 21, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MATCHBOOK – CHICAGO – MANDEL BROTHERS DEPARTMENT STORE – OUR SECOND CENTURY OF SERVING CHICAGO   Leave a comment

A MATCHBOOK - CHICAGO - MANDEL BROTHERS DEPARTMENT STORE - OUR SECOND CENTURY OF SERVING CHICAGO

Posted October 21, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

ENVELOPE – CHICAGO – MANDEL BROTHERS DEPARTMENT STORE – STATE AND MADISON – 1926   Leave a comment

A ENVELOPE - CHICAGO - MANDEL BROTHERS DEPARTMENT STORE - STATE AND MADISON - 1926

Posted October 21, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

ENVELOPE – CHICAGO – MANDEL BROTHERS DEPARTMENT STORE – ONE NORTH STATE – NOTE THE COST OF POSTAGE WAS STABLE FROM A DOZEN YEARS BEFORE – 1938   Leave a comment

A ENVELOPE - CHICAGO - MANDEL BROTHERS DEPARTMENT STORE - ONE NORTH STATE - 1938

Posted October 21, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

ENVELOPE – CHICAGO – CARSON PIRIE SCOTT DEPARTMENT STORE – ONE SOUTH STATE – 1922   Leave a comment

A ENVELOPE - CHICAGO - CARSON PIRIE SCOTT DEPARTMENT STORE - ONE SOUTH STATE- 1922

Posted October 21, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

AD – CHICAGO – MARSHALL FIELDS DEPARTMENT STORE – PERFECT HEALTH CORSET – FERRIS GOOD-SENSE CORSET WAIST – MOTHERS AND CHILDREN – 1892   Leave a comment

A AD - CHICAGO - MARSHALL FIELDS DEPARTMENT STORE - PERFECT HEALTH CORSET - FERRISGOOD-SENSE CORSET WAIST - MOTHERS AND CHILDREN - 1892

Posted October 21, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – SEEING CHICAGO BY AUTOMOBILE – TOWLES TOURS – 302 S CLARK – DELUXE TOUR OF CHICAGO’S PARKS AND BOULEVARDS – 40 MILE TRIP – POSED IN LINCOLN PARK NEAR SAINT-GAUDENS’ LINCOLN STATUE – 1922   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - SEEING CHICAGO BY AUTOMOBILE - 302 S CLARK - DELUXE TOUR OF CHICAGO'S PARKS AND BOULEVARDS - 40 MILE TRIP - 1922

Posted October 14, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MENU – CHICAGO – ISBELL’S RESTAURANT – 940 RUSH STREET – 1953   1 comment

MENU - CHICAGO - ISBELL'S RESTAURANT - 940 RUSH STREET - 1953

Posted October 14, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTER – CHICAGO – LAKEFRONT AND SKYLINE PANORAMA – MARINAS – RENOVATED SOLDIERS FIELD – AERIAL LOOKING N – FAIRLY CONTEMPORARY   Leave a comment

A POSTER - CHICAGO - LAKEFRONT AND SKYLINE - MARINAS - RENOVATED SOLDIER FIELD - AERIAL LOOKING N - FAIRLY CONTEMPORARY

Posted October 11, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – POST OFFICE AND FEDERAL BUILDING OF 1905 – THREE-QUARTERS VIEW ELEVATED – ADAMS JACKSON DEARBORN AND CLARK – CROWDS CARS STREETCARS – TINTED – FINE VERSION – 1916   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - POST OFFICE AND FEDERAL BUILDING - THREE-QUARTERS VIEW ELEVATED - ADAMS JACKSON DEARBORN AND CLARK - CROWDS CARS - TINTED - FINE VERSION - 1916

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POSTER – CHICAGO – BEACHES OF CHICAGO – IMPRESSIONISTIC PAINTING OF CHILDREN PLAYING IN WATER   Leave a comment

A POSTER - CHICAGO - BEACHES OF CHICAGO - PAINTING OF CHILDREN PLAYING IN WATER

Posted October 11, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – EDGEWATER BEACH HOTEL – 5300 BLOCK SHERIDAN ROAD – MARINE DINING ROOM INTERIOR – TINTED   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO EDGEWATER BEACH HOTEL - 5300 BLOCK SHERIDAN ROAD - MARINE DINING ROOM INTERIOR - TINTED

Posted October 11, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – WACKER DRIVE AND ITS LEVELS – SEEN FROM OVER THE RIVER – 1920s   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - WACKER DRIVE AND ITS LEVELS - SEEN FROM OVER RIVER - 1920s

Posted October 11, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – THIRD CHURCH OF CHRIST SCIENTIST – WASHINGTON BLVD – THREE-QUARTERS VIEW STREET LEVEL – TINTED – 1911   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - THIRD CHURCH OF CHRIST SCIENTIST - WASHINGTON BLVD - THREE-QUARTERS VIEW STREET LEVEL - TINTED - 1911

Posted October 11, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – THE FIELD BUILDING AND SURROUNDINGS – LASALLE CLARK AND ADAMS – AERIAL – TINTED – 1940s   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - THEFIELD BUILDING AND SURROUNDINGS - LASALLE CLARK AND ADAMS - AERIAL - TINTED - 1940s

Posted October 11, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – YMCA BUILDING – LA SALLE AND ARCADE COURT – ANOTHER VIEW – TINTED – NOTE COLORS DIFFER FROM OTHER CARD – OF COURSE COLORS WERE TINTS AND WERE OFTEN INACCURATE – c1910   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - YMCA BUILDING - LA SALLE AND ARCADE COURT - ANOTHER VIEW - TINTED - NOTE COLORS DIFFER FROM OTHER CARD - c1910

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – THE YMCA BUILDING – LA SALLE AND ARCADE COURT – TINTED – c1910   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - THE YMCA BUILDING - LA SALLE AND ARCADE COURT - TINTED - c1910

Posted October 11, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – THE METHODIST TEMPLE BUILDING – NIGHT WITH LIGHTS – 77 W WASHINGTON – COMPLETED 1924 – TINTED – 1920s   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - THE METHODIST TEMPLE BUILDING - NIGHT WITH LIGHTS - 77 W WASHINGTON - COMPLETED 1924 - TINTED - 1920s

Posted October 11, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – STEGER BUILDING – JACKSON AND WABASH- AERIAL THREE-QUARTERS VIEW – TINTED – 1912   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - STEGER BUILDING - JACKSON AND WABASH- AERIAL THREE-QUARTERS VIEW - TINTED - 1912

Posted October 11, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – SOLDIERS FIELD – AERIAL – SOME KIND OF SPECTACLE SHOW ON THE FIELD – TINTED -1940s   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - SOLDIERS FIELD - AERIAL - TINTED -1940s

Posted October 11, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – SKYLINE FROM LAKE – EVENING – c 1960   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - SKYLINE FROM LAKE - EVENING - 1960s

Posted October 11, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – OAK STREET BEACH LAKE SHORE DRIVE AND DRAKE HOTEL – AERIAL – PLANE DRAWN-IN – TINTED – NICE VERSION   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - OAK STREET BEACH LAKE SHORE DRIVE AND DRAKE HOTEL - AERIAL - PLANE DRAWN-IN - TINTED

Posted October 11, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – MUNICIPAL PIER (PART OF THE BURNHAM PLAN) – EAST TOWERS – BIG CROWDS ON DIFFERENT LEVELS – TINTED – 1920s   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - MUNICIPAL PIER - EAST TOWERS - BIG CROWDS ON DIFFERENT LEVELS - TINTED - 1920s

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – LOOKING N ACROSS RIVER NEAR MICHIGAN AVE BRIDGE – CALLED BOULEVARD LINK BRIDGE – LOTS OF CARS ON BRIDGE – 1920s   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - LOOKING N ACROSS RIVER NEAR MICHIGAN AVE BRIDGE - CALLED BOULEVARD LINK BRIDGE - LOTS OF CARS ON BRIDGE -1920s

Posted October 11, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – LINCOLN PARK – PROMENADE ON THE BEACH – TINTED – c1910   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - LINCOLN PARK - PROMENADE ON THE BEACH - TINTED - c1910

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – JACKSON PARK BATHING BEACH – PEOPLE SITTING AT EDGE OF BRICKED AREA – FERRY AND LINE-UP – GERMAN BUILDING CALLED LIBERTY BUILDING – TINTED – NICE VERSION – c1920   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - JACKSON PARK BATHING BEACH - PEOPLE SITTING AT EDGE OF BRICKED AREA - FERRY AND LINE-UP - GERMAN BULIDING CALLED LIBERTY BUILDING - TINTED - c1920

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – JACKSON PARK BATHING BEACH – BIG CROWD SITTING – SO-CALLED LIBERTY BUILDING (RE-NAMED GERMAN BUILDING FROM 1893 WORLD’S FAIR ) – TINTED – NICE VERSION – 1920s   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - JACKSON PARK BATHING BEACH - BIG CROWD SITTING - SO-CALLED LIBERTY BUILDING (RE-NAMED GERMAN BUILDING FROM 1893 WORLD'S FAIR )- TINTED - 1920s

Posted October 11, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – EXCURSION STEAMER BOAT UNDER MICHIGAN AVE BRIDGE – WRIGLEY BUILDING – TINTED – MID-1920s   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - EXCURSION STEAMER BOAT UNDER MICHIGAN AVE BRIDGE - WRIGLEY BUILDING - TINTED - MID-1920s

Posted October 11, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – EDGEWATER BEACH HOTEL – 5300 BLOCK SHERIDAN ROAD – GARAGE SERVICES AND CHARGES INFORMATION CARD – 1920s   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - EDGEWATER BEACH HOTEL - 5300 BLOCK SHERIDAN ROAD - GARAGE SERVICES AND CHARGES - 1920s

Posted October 11, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – EDGEWATER BEACH HOTEL – 5300 BLOCK SHERIDAN ROAD – EAST LOUNGE INTERIOR – TINTED – 1924   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - EDGEWATER BEACH HOTEL - 5300 BLOCK SHERIDAN ROAD - EAST LOUNGE INTERIOR - TINTED - 1924

Posted October 11, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

A POSTCARD – CHICAGO – EARLY UNUSED DESIGN FOR SOLDIERS FIELD BY HOLABIRD AND ROCHE WHO EVENTUALLY BUILT IT – IMAGE 1924   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - EARLY UNUSED DESIGN FOR SOLDIERS FIELD BY HOLABIRD AND ROCHE WHO EVENTUALLY BUILT IT - IMAGE 1924

Posted October 11, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – CALLED CHICAGO’S MAGNIFICENT MILE – AERIAL PANORAMA LOOKING N FROM S SIDE OF RIVER – BUILDING UNDER CONSTRUCTION NEAR RIVER IS THE EQUITABLE COMPLETED IN 1965   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - CALLED CHICAGO'S MAGNIFICENT MILE - AERIAL PANORAMA LOOKING N FROM S SIDE OF RIVER - BUILDINGUNDER CONSTRUCTION NEAR RIVER IS THE EQUITABLE COMPLETED IN 1965

Posted October 11, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – BLACKSTONE LIBRARY – LAKE AVE AND 49TH – STREET LEVEL FRONT – TINTED – FINE VERSION – c1910   Leave a comment

A POSTCARD - CHICAGO - BLACKSTONE LIBRARY - LAKE AVE AND 49TH - STREET LEVEL FRONT - TINTED - FINE VERSION - c1910

Posted October 11, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – 53RD AND BLACKSTONE – STREET SCENE – YMCA – DRUG STORE – WESTERN UNION – I QUITE LOVE THIS IMAGE FOR SO CAPTURING A SENSE OF THE ERA – I WENT TO SUMMER DAY CAMP ONE YEAR AT THIS YMCA – LATE-1950s   1 comment

A PHOTO - CHICAGO - 53RD AND BLACKSTONE - STREET SCENE - YMCA - DRUG STORE - WESTERN UNION - LATE-1950s

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – WOMAN WITH CLIPBOARDS AND WEARING APRON FOR CHICAGO DAILY NEWS – PERHAPS SELLING SUBSCRIPTIONS – SNAPSHOT – 1940s   Leave a comment

A PHOTO - CHICAGO - WOMAN WITH CLIPBOARDS AND WEARING APRON FOR CHICAGO DAILY NEWS - PERHAPSC SELLING SUBSCRIPTIONS- 1940s

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – UNKNOWN MAN STANDING IN GRANT PARK ROSE GARDEN – BUCKINGHAM FOUNTAIN IN BACKGROUND – STANDARD OIL BUILDING BACK LEFT – SNAPSHOT – 1977   1 comment

AA PHOTO - CHICAGO - UNKNOWN MAN STANDING IN GRANT PARK ROSE GARDEN - BUCKINGHAM FOUNTAIN IN BACKGROUND - STANDARD OIL BUILDING BACK LEFT - 1977

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – OAK STREET BEACH – ALMOST GROUND LEVEL – LOOKING N W – HUGE CROWD – NICER VERSION – 1925   Leave a comment

A PHOTO - CHICAGO - OAK STREET BEACH - ALMOST GROUND LEVEL - LOOKING N W - HUGE CROWD - 1925

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PHOTO – CHICAGO- STATE STREET – LOOKING N FROM RANDOLPH GROUND LEVEL – EARLY STAGE OF MARINA CITY CONSTRUCTION – STATE LAKE AND LOOP AND CHICAGO THEATERS – WALGREEN’S SIGN – 1960 – EDITED FROM AN UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO- STATE STREET - LOOKING N FROM RANDOLPH GROUND LEVEL - EARLY STAGE OF MARINA CITY CONSTRUCTION - STATE LAKE AND LOOP AND CHICAGO THEATERS - WALGREENS SIGN - 1960

Posted October 7, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

PHOTO – CHICAGO – 5706 N MOZART – ENTRANCE DOOR – APARTMENT OR TWO-FLAT – CHICAGO HAD SUCH BEAUTIFUL APARTMENT BUILDINGS – SNOW – CHRISTMAS SEASON – 1976   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - 5706 N MOZART - ENTRANCE DOOR - APARTMENT OR TWO-FLAT - SNOW - CHRISTMAS SEASON - 1976

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – 5706 N MOZART – HANDSOME APARTMENT BUILDING OR TWO-FLAT – SNOW – CHRISTMAS SEASON – 1976   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - 5706 N MOZART - HANDSOME APART BUILDING OR TWO-FLAT - SNOW - CHRISTMAS SEASON - 1976

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – VIEW S ACROSS WATER FROM FURTHER N ALONG SHORE – OAK STREET BEACH AT THE FAR END – MAN SITTING ON ROCKS EDGE MAYBE FISHING – 1951 – EDITED FROM UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - VIEW S ACROSS WATER FROM FURTHER N ALONG SHORE - MAN SITTING ON ROCKS EDGE MAYBE FISHING - 1951

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – STATE STREET – LOOKING N GROUND LEVEL FROM NEAR MADISON – CROWDS FLAGS – 1966 – EDITED FROM UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - STATE STREET - LOOKING N GROUND LEVEL FROM NEAR MADISON - CROWDS FLAGS - 1966

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – TRAIN – ROCK ISLAND COMMUTER LEAVING LA SALLE STREET STATION – AERIAL – 1966 – EDITED FROM UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - TRAIN - ROCK ISLAND COMMUTER LEAVING LA SALLE STREET STATION - AERIAL - 1966

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PHOTO – CHICAGO- GARFIELD PARK CONSERVATORY INTERIOR – EASTER SEASON WITH GARDEN AND LARGE CROSS OF LILIES – FAMILY SITTING ON BENCH – IMAGINE ANYONE DOING THIS KIND OF DISPLAY TODAY? – 1952   2 comments

PHOTO - CHICAGO- GARFIELD PARK CONSERVATORY INTERIOR - EASTER SEASON WITH GARDEN AND LARGE CROSS OF LILLIES - FAMILY SITTINGON BENCH - 1952

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – WASHINGTON JUST W OF STATE – LOOKING NW – BUSES AND PASSENGERS AND PEDESTRIANS – STOP AND SHOP IN BACKGROUND – 1965   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - WASHINGTON JUST W OF STATE - LOOKING NW - BUSES AND PASSENGERS AND PEDESTRIANS - STOP AND SHOP IN BACKGROUND - 1965

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – TWO YOUNG GIRLS (HAND-IN-HAND DEAR FRIENDS) WALKING ON UNKNOWN NEIGHBORHOOD STREET – MAYBE 1970s   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - TWO YOUNG GIRLS (HAND-IN-HAND DEAR FRIENDS) WAKING ON UNKNOWN NEIGHBORHOOD STREET - DATE UNKNOWN

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – NEAR ART INSTITUTE – LOOKING SW GROUND LEVEL – AFTER SNOWSTORM – 1962 – EDITED FROM AN UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - NEAR ART INSTITUTE - LOOKING SW GROUND LEVEL - AFTER SNOWSTORM - 1962

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – RIVERVIEW AMUSEMENT PARK – ENTRANCE TO HADES FUN HOUSE AND PART OF THE FRONT OF COMET ROLLER COASTER – c1960   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - RIVERVIEW AMUSEENT PARK - ENTRANCE TO HADES FUN HOUSE AND PART OF THE FRONT OF COMET ROLLER COASTER - c1960

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – RIVERVIEW AMUSEMENT PARK – THE BOBS ROLLER COASTER – HEADING INTO A DOWNWARD CURVE – IT WAS REPUTED AS THE SCARIEST WITH MANY STEEP HILLS – I NEVER RODE IT – c1960   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - RIVERVIEW AMUSEMENT PARK - THE BOBS ROLLER COASTER - HEADING INTO A DOWNWARD CURVE - c1960

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – CTA SKOKIE SHOPS – RAPID TRANSIT – TWO UNITS – 1955   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - CTA SKOKIE SHOPS - RAPID TRANSIT TWO UNITS - 1955

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – VIEW FROM THE STEPS OF THE FIELD MUSEUM – LOOKING N – SKYLINE – PARKED CARS – TRAFFIC ON DRIVE – SNAPSHOT – 1958 – EDITED FROM AN UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - VIEW FROM THE STEPS OF THE FIELD MUSEUM - LOOKING N - SKYLINE - PARKED CARS - TRAFFIC ON DRIVE - 1958

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – SKYLINE AND GRANT PARK AND MARINA – PANORAMA – FAMILY AT SHEDD AQUARIUM LOOKING – SNAPSHOT – EDITED FROM UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER – 1969   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - SKYLINE AND GRANT PARK AND MARINA - PANORAMA - FAMILY AT SHEDD AQUARIUM LOOKING -1969

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – RANDOLPH AT STATE – LOOKING W GROUND LEVEL – EVENING LIGHTS – EDITED FROM UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER – 1972   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - RANDOLPH AT STATE - LOOKING W GROUNDLEVEL - EVENING LIGHTS - 1972

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – CHICAGO RIVER AT WRIGLEY BUILDING – WENDELLA BOAT RIDES – BOAT AND PEOPLE WAITING – 1980 – EDITED FROM UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - CHICAGO RIVER AT WRIGLEY BUILDING - WENDELLA BOAT RIDES - BOAT AND PEOPLE WAITING - 1980

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PHOTO – CHICAGO- MICHIGAN AVE BRIDGE – LOOKING N GROUND LEVEL – PEDESTRIANS AND CARS – 1955 – EDITED FROM AN UNKNOWN PHOTOGRAPHER   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO- MICHIGAN AVE BRIDGE - LOOKING N GROUND LEVEL - PEDESTRIANS AND CARS - 1955

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PHOTO – CHICAGO – RANDOLPH AND STATE – LOOKING NW – PEDESTRIANS – VAUGHAN’S SEEDS – SHOPPERS CORNER – c1950   Leave a comment

PHOTO - CHICAGO - RANDOLPH AND STATE - LOOKING NW - PEDESTRIANS - VAUGHAN'S SEEDS - SHOPPERS CORNER - c1950

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – KING JOY LO MANDARIN RESTAURANT – 57 W RANDOLPH – INTERIOR – NICE VERSION – TINTED – c1910   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - KING JOY LO MANDARIN RESTAURANT - 57 W RANDOLPH - INTERIOR - NICE VERSION - TINTED - c1910

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – AUDITORIUM HOTEL – MICHIGAN AND CONGRESS – LOUIS SULLIVAN – SUMMER RESTAURANT – PEOPLE EATING – CARS PARKED BELOW – TINTED – 1916   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - AUDITORIUM HOTEL - MICHIGAN AND CONGRESS - LOUIS SULLIVAN - SUMMER RESTAURANT - PEOPLE EATING - CARS PARKED BELOW - TINTED - 1916

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POSTCARD – CHICAGO – ASHLAND BLOCK – RANDOLPH AND CLARK NE CORNER – DANIEL BURNHAM – I WILL SERIES – TINTED- 1912   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - ASHLAND BLOCK - RANDOLPH AND CLARK NE CORNER - DANIEL BURNHAM - I WILL SERIES - TINTED- 1912

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MATCHBOOK – CHICAGO – LE MECK’S RESTAURANT – 5300 LAKE PARK – 5460 S HALSTED   Leave a comment

MATCHBOOK - CHICAGO - LE MECK'S RESTAURANT - 5300 LAKE PARK - 5460 S HALSTED

Posted October 5, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MENU – CHICAGO – HOE SAI GAI RESTAURANT – 75 W RANDOLPH – INSIDE PORTION OF MENU – 1941   Leave a comment

MENU - CHICAGO - HOE SAI GAI RESTAURANT- 75 W RANDOLPH - INSIDE PORTION OF MENU - 1941

Posted October 5, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MENU – CHICAGO – L’AIGLON RESTAURANT – INSIDE A LA CARTE – CLOSED EARLY 1960s   Leave a comment

MENU - CHICAGO - L'AIGLON RESTAURANT - INSIDE A LA CARTE - CLOSED EARLY 1960s

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MENU – CHICAGO – L’AIGLON RESTAURANT – CLOSED EARLY 1960s   Leave a comment

MENU - CHICAGO - L'AIGLON RESTAURANT - CLOSED EARLY 1960s

Posted October 5, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

MENU – GARDEN MENU – ART INSTITUTE – MAYBE 1960s   Leave a comment

MENU - GARDEN MENU - ART INSTITUTE - MAYBE 1960s

Posted October 5, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTER – CHICAGO – NORTH AVENUE BEACH – LIFE IS BETTER ON THE BEACH – DRAWING SUGGESTS 1920s STYLE – CONTEMPORARY   Leave a comment

POSTER - CHICAGO - NORTH AVENUE BEACH - LIFE IS BETTER ON THE BEACH - DRAWING SUGGESTS 1920s STYLE - CONTEMPORARY

Posted October 2, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – WINDY DAY ON LAKE MICHIGAN – WAVES CRASH AGAINST PIER – TINTED – 1908   2 comments

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - WINDY DAY ON LAKE MICHIGAN - WAVES CRASH AGAINST PIER - TINTED - 1908

Posted October 1, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – SKYLINE PANORAMA FROM SHEDD AQUARIUM – WENDELLA TOUR BOAT – CITY BEAUTIFUL SERIES – NICE VERSION – c1965   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - SKYLINE PANORAMA FROM SHEDD AQUARIUM - WENDELLA TOUR BOAT - CITY BEAUTIFUL SERIES - NICE VERSION - c1965

Posted October 1, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – PANORAMIC AERIAL VIEW OF LAKEFRONT AND SKYLINE AROUND GRANT PARK – CALLED LOVELY LAKEFRONT -1974   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - PANORAMIC AERIAL VIEW OF LAKEFRONT AND SKYLINE AROUND GRANT PARK - CALLED LOVELY LAKEFRONT -1974

Posted October 1, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized

POSTCARD – CHICAGO – SHEDD AQUARIUM AND NEW OCEANARIUM LOOKING INTO LAKE – AERIAL VIEW LOOKING E – c1990s   Leave a comment

POSTCARD - CHICAGO - SHEDD AQUARIUM AND NEW OCEANARIUM LOOKING INTO LAKE - AERIAL VIEW LOOKING E - c1990s

Posted October 1, 2018 by JOHN CHUCKMAN in Uncategorized